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Seymour ballot to include questions on charter revisions

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The following is a press release received Monday from the Seymour first selectman’s office concerning charter revisions on Tuesday’s ballot: Tomorrow, Seymour voters will head to the polls and find six questions to answer on the ballot.  The first four questions deal with charter revisions and the last two questions are non-binding advisory questions to […] [Read More]
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“Holiday in Bloom” planned at Osborne Homestead Museum

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DERBY — “Holiday in Bloom,” an event at the Osborne Homestead Museum, will showcase, in each room of the home, a seasonal plant that is connected to holiday folklore and tradition, according to a press release Monday. The featured plants will include poinsettia, pine, Christmas rose, laurel, rosemary/herbs, holly, ivy, mistletoe and pomegranate.  The museum was […] [Read More]
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Barack for appointed school board in Bridgeport, Michelle against…

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… according to the mailers I’ve received from proponents/opponents of Bridgeport’s key charter revision question on tomorrow’s ballot. Here’s an ad featuring a beaming President beside Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch sent out last month by the folks who want residents to vote “yes” for an appointed ed board: And here’s the mailer circulated over the […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport Rescue Mission needs turkeys!

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Bridgeport Rescue Mission will soon begin packing 3,000 Thanksgiving Dinner Pantry Boxes that will be distributed to near-homeless and working-poor families in Bridgeport and South Norwalk. The boxes will be filled with all the fixings—including frozen turkeys—that poverty-stricken men, women and children need to prepare a traditional Thanksgiving dinner in their own homes. Executive Director […] [Read More]